Last King Decree: 10 Best Films 2017

Best Films 2017It’s the conclusion to the trilogy, our 10 best films 2017 edition! And yes, we know it’s Chinese New year, and we’re sure most of you are stuck at some relatives house trying to be polite. So what better than with your friends at the Last King to recommend some awesome movies  and films you could be enjoying instead. As usual we narrowed it down to our top ten, so without further ado…

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Episode 67 – The Shape of Tonya Harding


Tonya Harding lands the triple axle, the Cloverfield series gets a third entry and a woman makes love to a man-fish. Welcome to a  special, wet and wild, all movie review episode with your friends at the last king podcast. We talk the new JJ Abrans produced film that dropped on the day of the Superbowl 2018. And in our main segment we have a double feature of “I Tonya” and “The Shape of Water’. Continue reading “Episode 67 – The Shape of Tonya Harding”

Episode 66 – Disney Princess Diatribes


In commemoration of the anniversary of the original fairy tale blockbuster “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” which debuted back in 1937. We return to the proverbial wishing well with a special update on our Disney Princess discussion. The last time we went head to head was way back in our classic season 2 episode “Beauty and Beastiality“. Now sit back and relax, kick off the glass slippers, and enjoy our prettiest episode yet. Continue reading “Episode 66 – Disney Princess Diatribes”

Episode 65 – Three Billboards Outside EVO Japan


And February has finally arrived, meaning we’re done with the January drought. And we have two new videogame releases kicking off 2018, with “DragonBall Fighter Z” and “Monster Hunter 4“. Then a slight tangent where we talk about EVO Japan, the American fighting game tournament’s first venture into Asia. Also we have new movie reviews, with Ridley Scott’s “All the Money in the World” and Oscar nominated “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri“. Continue reading “Episode 65 – Three Billboards Outside EVO Japan”

Episode 64 – Glowing Sacred Deer


It’s our glowing of a sacred deer, or more accurately our second episode of the new year. And since we’re drowning in the non existent rush of January releases,we set our sights to the previous year. This episode we bring up a t.v show and a film we feel needs a little more attention. We talk the Netflix series glow and our pick for most depressing film of 2017, “The Killing of a Sacred Deer”. Continue reading “Episode 64 – Glowing Sacred Deer”

Episode 63 – Black Mirror on the Wall


Black mirror, mirror on the wall. What’s the best podcast to rule them all. Fresh from a much deserved break with a brand new episode for a brand new year. We kick of the new year with a quick catch up of what me missed during the holiday season.

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Episode 61 – Last Jedi Strikes Back


The Last jedi strikes back, and the force is strong in this one. In an all Star Wars episode (again) join the trio as they review the latest chapter in the beloved saga. And see where there alliances are with probably the most polarizing episode since well the Force Awakens probably.
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Episode 59 – Coco Loco


Who you trying to get crazy with, Ese? Don’t You Know we’re loco? Loco for new releases that is! And this week we get derailed rather easily with the Kenneth Branagh vehicle “Murder on the Orient Express”. A star studded ensemble comes together to retell one of Agatha Christie’s most famous works. Does it live up to previous attempts or does it go off the tracks? But before that we paint our faces and step into the land of the dead, Disney/Pixars “Coco” gets the last king treatment and safe to say it delivers all the feels.
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Episode 58 – Punisher Daddy


Just call me Big Punisher! It’s that next level shit again, and this time we go all in on the latest Netflix/Marvel offering. We’re talking of course about the first season of the new solo “Punisher” show . Jon Bernthal reprises his role as the titular character. And after much critical and fan praise from his  appearance in Daredevil Season 2, he has his work cut out for him. This time the question on our minds is whether he can carry his own show, or is it firing blanks? Listen in to find out what we think and where the show fits in the legacy of Frank Castle.
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Episode 57 – Justice League Assembly Required


Justice League Assemble! Okay so maybe that’s not the exact call to action, but speaking of action! It’s us, your friends at the Last King Podcast. And with the release of DC’s “Justice League” comes an all new DCEU themed episode for you! We recap all the films since “Man of Steel” up to “Wonder Woman“. Before finally giving our round table review of the latest entry in the extended universe. Tune in and see where the new movie stacks up against the plethora of super hero team up flicks saturating the pop culture landscape.

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